Talking Drum

Over the Thames Barrier and flood gates, the Thurrock landscape and its various intersecting connection points, the roads, bridge, trains, Eurostar and River Thames… This is where it’s all shipped in, petroleum, timber, gas.

Recording 1: Talking Drum, Flood Chamber January 2015


Hydrophone ‘played’ inside flood barrier tank.

Field recordings with Ryan MacBeath from the sound team at the Backstage Centre, High House.